Regulation (page 6)

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    Daily Journal: From the Green New Deal to Venezuela: A million percent inflation and all

    JLF’s Roy Cordato writes for Carolina Journal’s Daily Journal: As the specifics — and many of the absurd objectives — of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal have come to light, the common refrain from Democrats who support it is that the plan is “aspirational.” In other words, they…
    Anna Manning, March 1, 2019
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    The N.C. state elections board ordered a new election in the 9th Congressional District after a four-day hearing into absentee ballot irregularities. Rick Henderson discusses the board’s actions during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Jon Sanders shares his research into North Carolina’s extensive alcohol regulations.
    Mitch Kokai, March 1, 2019
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    Alcohol-Related Problems Are Unrelated To State Liquor Controls

    Does government control of liquor distribution and sales make us safer? Tthat idea's been around for a long time, and it's been wrong for just as long.
    Jon Sanders, February 27, 2019
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    Beware of local licensing

    Andrew Meehan and Jared Meyer warn Washington Examiner readers about the latest front in the war against overly burdensome occupational licensing. If 2018 was the year of occupational licensing reform, 2019 just might be the year of local licensing preemption. That’s good news, given the success states like…
    Mitch Kokai, February 27, 2019
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    Speaking (Even More) of Antinatalists

    It’s not just the New Republic that thinks climate change is a reason not to have kids. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recently made the news by asking, “Is it still OK to have kids in the face of climate change.” She asked the question to drum up support for the the…
    Jon Guze, February 26, 2019
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    Sorry, our ABC system isn’t what prevents social ills from drinking

    Research shows that social and public-health outcomes don't depend on government control. This makes sense if you consider we already have open access to beer and wine.
    Jon Sanders, February 25, 2019
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    LISTEN HERE: This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    Some Democratic presidential contenders and members of Congress have embraced the notion of “Medicare for all.” Roy Cordato explores what the catchy phrase would mean for American health care during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Donald van der Vaart analyzes recent legal battles involving N.C.
    Mitch Kokai, February 22, 2019
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Dan Way reports for Carolina Journal Online on the state elections board’s order for a new election in the 9th Congressional District. Jon Sanders’ Daily Journal explains why North Carolina is primed for growth in the number of distilleries.
    Mitch Kokai, February 22, 2019